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Crispy Parmesan Chicken Tenders

Print Crispy Parmesan Chicken Tenders Prep Time: 15 minutesCook Time: 20 minutesTotal Time: 35 minutes Yield: 4 servings Ingredients1 pound chicken breast tenderloins 1 egg, beaten 1 Tbsp water 1 clove minced garlic 1/2 cup crushed whole wheat or bran cereal 1/3 cup grated Parmesan cheese 1 1/2 tsp Italian seasoning pan coating spray 1 […]

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Parmesan Herb Orzo Pasta

Print Parmesan Herb Orzo Pasta Ingredients8 oz. Orzo pasta 1 tsp. sea salt 1 Tbsp. butter (no substitutes) ¼ cup grated Parmesan cheese 2 Tbsp. chopped fresh basil InstructionsPrepare pasta according to package directions, adding the salt to the water to flavor the pasta. Drain pasta and stir in the remaining ingredients. Serve Immediately. Schema/Recipe […]

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Pasta Salad

Print Pasta Salad Tri-colored pasta is a fun addition to this recipe. Feel free to add other vegetables if your family prefers them. Lightly steamed broccoli is an excellent choice – cut it into small pieces and steam for just a couple of minutes so that it is bright green and slightly softened. You can […]

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Grandma’s Spaghetti Sauce

Print Grandma’s Spaghetti Sauce This recipe makes a generous batch that can be frozen in smaller quantities for those last-minute meals. Grandma’s recipe doesn’t include the crushed tomatoes with basil, but I like the flavor it adds to the sauce. I use the organic tomato puree and crushed tomatoes, but any brand will work. Just […]

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Vegetarian Spaghetti Sauce

Print Vegetarian Spaghetti Sauce This versatile marinara sauce tastes great and can be used for many dishes. Ingredients1 medium bunch celery (10-12stalks) 1 medium white or yellow onion 3-4 cloves fresh garlic 3 T. olive oil 2 28-oz. cans tomato puree 1 28-oz, can crushed tomatoes with basil 1/2 c. chopped fresh parsley 1 T. […]

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Healthier Spaghetti Sauce

Print Healthier Spaghetti Sauce This recipe makes a generous batch that can be frozen in smaller quantities for those last-minute meals. Substituting ground turkey and chicken sausage for the ground beef and pork sausage offer a healthy alterantive that your family will love, and they probably won’t know the difference! Ingredients1 lb. ground turkey 1/2 […]

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Stuffed Pasta Shells

Print Stuffed Pasta Shells This is a dish that my family enjoys. The same filling can also be used for manicotti shells if you want to change the presentation. If you don’t have time to make marinara sauce from scratch, use your favorite store brand. I encourage you to try my spaghetti sauce recipes — […]

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Baked Ziti and Sausage

Print Baked Ziti and Sausage Serving Size: serves 12-16 An easy to make Italian classic.Ingredients1 lb. uncooked ziti 1 lb. loose Italian sausage 1c. chopped onion 3 cloves garlic, 28 oz + 15 oz spaghetti sauce 1 can diced tomatoes undrained 2 15 oz cans ricotta 2 eggs 1 T Italian seasoning 1/2 tsp black […]

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